The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 20 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.83% 0.39% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% 9.09% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
SCOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.00% 4.33% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SCOM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region.

SCOM Salary Trend in the Midlands

SCOM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (33.33%) SCSM
3 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (33.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense